Shares of Microsoft Corp.
dropped 0.36% to $224.15 Tuesday, on what proved to be an all-around poor trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
falling 0.22% to 3,727.04 and Dow Jones Industrial Average
falling 0.22% to 30,335.67. The stock’s fall snapped a two-day winning streak. Microsoft Corp. closed $8.71 short of its 52-week high ($232.86), which the company achieved on September 2nd.
Despite its losses, the stock outperformed some of its competitors Tuesday, as Apple Inc.
fell 1.33% to $134.87, Alphabet Inc. Cl A
fell 0.91% to $1,757.76, and SAP SE ADR
fell 0.73% to $129.95.true Trading volume (17.2 M) remained 11.2 million below its 50-day average volume of 28.3 M.